The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank 408 424 446
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +22
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 33 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.12% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.71% 0.62% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 6
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +150.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £94,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.01% +10.00%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4631 4384 4924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.19% 20.25% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3885 3601 4333
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the South East

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +8 8 £53,500 -46.50% 1
Hampshire - 8 £50,500 - 2
East Sussex - 7 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 - -
Surrey -20 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Oxfordshire +3 1 £47,500 -36.66%
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 36 (57.14%) Windows
2 34 (53.97%) Linux
3 28 (44.44%) MySQL
4 25 (39.68%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (38.10%) RDBMS
5 24 (38.10%) Relational Database
6 23 (36.51%) Ubuntu
6 23 (36.51%) UNIX
7 22 (34.92%) Configuration Management
8 21 (33.33%) VMware
8 21 (33.33%) Ruby
8 21 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 21 (33.33%) Open Source
8 21 (33.33%) KVM
9 20 (31.75%) Python
10 19 (30.16%) Mac OS X
11 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (25.40%) Perl
12 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
12 16 (25.40%) VoIP
12 16 (25.40%) NoSQL
13 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (22.22%) DevOps
13 14 (22.22%) Java
14 13 (20.63%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (20.63%) Workflow
14 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
14 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (20.63%) MongoDB

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.63%) Node.js
2 10 (15.87%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (15.87%) Apache Solr
3 9 (14.29%) SAS
4 3 (4.76%) Apache
5 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.59%) IIS
6 1 (1.59%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) SPSS
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.76%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) VoIP
2 9 (14.29%) SAN
2 9 (14.29%) NAS
3 6 (9.52%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (4.76%) Broadband
4 3 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (3.17%) DNS
6 1 (1.59%) FCoE
6 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.59%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) Firewall
6 1 (1.59%) Network Security
6 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.59%) DHCP
6 1 (1.59%) HTTP
6 1 (1.59%) SNMP
6 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) MySQL
2 25 (39.68%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (38.10%) RDBMS
3 24 (38.10%) Relational Database
4 16 (25.40%) NoSQL
5 13 (20.63%) MongoDB
6 11 (17.46%) Redis
7 5 (7.94%) Big Data
7 5 (7.94%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.17%) DB2
10 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.59%) Hazelcast
10 1 (1.59%) Mahout
10 1 (1.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Subversion
1 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) Automake
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) Trac
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (12.70%) Marketing
2 3 (4.76%) Electronics
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 21 (33.33%) Administrator
1 21 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 21 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 12 (19.05%) Consultant
3 11 (17.46%) Architect
4 10 (15.87%) Head of Architecture
5 9 (14.29%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Operations Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 1 (1.59%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.59%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (1.59%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (1.59%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) REST
2 10 (15.87%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (14.29%) J2EE
4 5 (7.94%) Middleware
4 5 (7.94%) SOAP
5 4 (6.35%) Web Services
6 2 (3.17%) XML
6 2 (3.17%) Ajax
6 2 (3.17%) Worklight
6 2 (3.17%) .NET
7 1 (1.59%) libvirt
7 1 (1.59%) XMPP
7 1 (1.59%) WebSockets
7 1 (1.59%) XSL
7 1 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.59%) Spring
7 1 (1.59%) CSS
7 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.59%) JSTL
7 1 (1.59%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) Open Source
2 9 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) DTV
5 2 (3.17%) Social Media
5 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.59%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (57.14%) Windows
2 34 (53.97%) Linux
3 23 (36.51%) Ubuntu
3 23 (36.51%) UNIX
4 21 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 19 (30.16%) Mac OS X
6 6 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 6 (9.52%) Android
7 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.35%) Mac OS X Server
8 4 (6.35%) Debian
9 3 (4.76%) OpenBSD
10 2 (3.17%) SUSE
10 2 (3.17%) AIX
10 2 (3.17%) CentOS
11 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.59%) Solaris
11 1 (1.59%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Configuration Management
2 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (22.22%) DevOps
3 13 (20.63%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (20.63%) Workflow
3 13 (20.63%) E-Commerce
3 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (19.05%) OOP
5 11 (17.46%) OO
6 10 (15.87%) Electronic Design Automation
6 10 (15.87%) Dependency Management
7 9 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 9 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 9 (14.29%) CRM
8 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.76%) Service Management
8 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.76%) Matrix Management
8 3 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) Ruby
2 20 (31.75%) Python
3 16 (25.40%) Perl
3 16 (25.40%) Bash Shell
4 14 (22.22%) Java
5 3 (4.76%) PHP
5 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.17%) C
7 1 (1.59%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) C++
7 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.59%) SQL
7 1 (1.59%) Tcl
7 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) Degree
4 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.76%) ISEB
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.59%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (1.59%) CCENT
6 1 (1.59%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) CCNA
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) KVM
2 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.63%) LXC
4 9 (14.29%) vCloud
5 6 (9.52%) NFS
6 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
6 5 (7.94%) Xen
7 4 (6.35%) vSphere
8 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.17%) Samba
9 2 (3.17%) Docker
10 1 (1.59%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) Puppet
2 7 (11.11%) Ansible
3 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.59%) collectd
4 1 (1.59%) StatsD
4 1 (1.59%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.59%) SELinux
4 1 (1.59%) logstash
4 1 (1.59%) Salt
4 1 (1.59%) Ganeti
4 1 (1.59%) Graphite
Vendors
1 21 (33.33%) VMware
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 11 (17.46%) Rackspace
4 9 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 9 (14.29%) Cognos
5 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.35%) NetApp
6 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.76%) SAP
7 3 (4.76%) Fujitsu
8 2 (3.17%) IBM
8 2 (3.17%) webMethods
8 2 (3.17%) Adobe
8 2 (3.17%) HP
9 1 (1.59%) Juniper
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco
9 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.59%) Google
9 1 (1.59%) SaltStack
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 14 days ago